Author Page For: Susan Gittins

Profile:
Longtime mainstream media (MSM) journalist and author Susan Gittins began writing about and photographing Vancouver’s many film and TV location shoots in the summer of 2010 after the Winter Olympics put the city and its beauty on the world stage. Movies and TV series often showcase the Vancouver area in similar fashion. Vancouver is Awesome commissioned her YVRShoots series in the fall of 2010 and it ran regularly for three years. She launched her own daily YVRShoots blog in the spring of 2012.
Posts by Susan Gittins:

DC CROSSOVER: Team SUPERGIRL, ARROW, THE FLASH and LEGENDS OF TOMORROW – Official Photos

A DC mashup under Vancouver’s Granville Bridge. Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Echo Kellum as Curtis Holt/Mr. Terrific, Maisie Richardson- Sellers as Amaya Jiwe/Vixen, Rick Gonzalez as Rene Ramierz/Wild Dog, Caity Lotz as Sara Lance/White Canary, Grant Gustin as Barry Allen/The Flash, Nick Zano as Nate Heywood/Steel, Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen/Green Arrow, Brandon Routh [...]

HARASSMENT: SUPERGIRL, THE FLASH, ARROW & LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Cast Support Those Who Spoke Out About Sexual Harassment

Last Friday night, Variety reported that Warner Bros. TV has launched an investigation into Arrow-verse showrunner Andrew Kreisberg. 15 women and 4 men who work or worked under Kreisberg accuse him of sexual harassment and inappropriate physical contact over a period of years. While no one is named in the Variety article, the harassment allegations appear [...]

DC CROSSOVER: Second Teaser Features ARROW’s Oliver Queen & Earth-X Arrow

The 4-way DC TV Crossover — Supergirl, Arrow, The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow — got its second teaser tonight. It features Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) in a Nazi-esque uniform. Crossover Teaser. Lord Mesa’s take on the Earth-X Villains. “Crashers” @StephenAmell @grantgust @CavanaghTom @CW_Arrow @ArrowProdOffice @ARROWwriters @CW_TheFlash @FLASHtvwriters This totally popped in my head after [...]

SEASON 13: SUPERNATURAL’s Sam & Dean Winchester Visit Sheriff Donna in Upcoming Episode

Sam & Dean & Donna.  Sam & Dean Winchester (Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles) drove into the Oshkosh Sheriff Department’s Impound Facility today where Donna Hanscum (Briana Buckmaster) was waiting in a sheepskin coat. Production on this upcoming episode of Supernatural is underway in New Westminster at 11th and Royal Avenue. After the sun disappeared and [...]

TV PILOT: Syfy Pilot DEADLY CLASS (Based on Graphic Novel) Starts Filming in Vancouver

A teen with a moral code is recruited into the School for the Deadly Arts. That’s the graphic novel Deadly Class being adapted for Syfy. The pilot starts filming in Vancouver today with Benedict Wong (Doctor Strange) as Master Lin, headmaster of this high school for assassins. Doctor Stramge image. Benjamin Wadsworth is teen-with-a-code Marcus [...]

HOLIDAY HIATUS: Thanksgiving Filming Hiatus for ARROWVERSE, RIVERDALE, ONCE UPON A TIME & More

Deadpool 2 — which wrapped this Fall — shared a rendering of a Thanksgiving dinner for its characters. Vancouver has its own American Thanksgiving tradition. Every year, American productions take a hiatus from filming during Thanksgiving week. November 18th to November 26th: ONCE UPON A TIME Filming hiatus: November 18th to November 26th. RIVERDALE Filming [...]

FAN EXPO: THE FLASH and iZOMBIE Casts at Fan Expo Vancouver This Weekend

Update: Arrow’s Stephen Amell and Legends of Tomorrow’s Caity Lotz have cancelled their appearances. Catch The Flash and iZombie casts this weekend at Fan Expo Vancouver in the city where their shows are filmed. DC TV kicks off Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. with a Q&A with The Flash cast — Grant Gustin as Barry [...]

SEASON 4: It’s Ralph Dibny’s Elongated Man Versus Baby Trickster in an Upcoming THE FLASH

Looks like Ralph Dibny (Harley Sawyer)’s imperfect superhero is taking on Axel Walker (Devon Graye) aka Baby Trickster in an upcoming episode of The Flash. In his super-stretchy baby blue supersuit which will debut on this Tuesday’s episode When Harry Met Harry . . . Dibny doesn’t seem that impressed by the suit: “It squishes [...]

NEW SERIES: UFO Investigations Series BLUE BOOK To Start Filming Early December in Vancouver

UFOs? The U.S. Air Force investigated thousands of cases in the 1950s and 1960s through a top secret division called the Blue Book Project. Each episode of the 10-episode History series from Robert Zemeckis and his creative team will pull from actual files and blend UFO theories with historical events that were researched by a [...]

DC CROSSOVER: First Teaser for SUPERGIRL, ARROW, THE FLASH and LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Crossover

This post has been updated. The first teaser for The CW’s DC Crossover — Crisis on Earth-X — aired tonight after Supergirl. We see part of Team Earth — Alex Danvers, The Flash. Green Arrow, Supergirl and the White Canary — and glimpses of Earth-X villains who crash Barry and Iris’s wedding.   Synopsis: Barry [...]

SEASON 4: Barry, Cisco & Caitlin Team Up in Costume at THE FLASH in Vancouver

Members of Original Team Flash. Original Team Flash (Barry, Cisco and Caitlin) team up in costume? That’s what we saw today on The Flash set in downtown Vancouver. @WhatsFilming @yvrshoots The Flash, Cisco & Killer Frost are teaming up on the set of #TheFlash pic.twitter.com/220vqWu3m1 — Frog Photography (@FrogPhoto) November 6, 2017 Hell yeah!!! Finally [...]